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Big-rig accident closes northbound Highway 99 in Galt

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Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 2:43 pm

An accident involving a big rig has closed northbound Highway 99 at Twin Cities Road in Galt. Fox40.com has a brief report. Cosumnes Fire Department has posted photos here and here and reports that one patient has been transported from the scene of the accident.

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  • Simon Birch posted at 11:27 am on Tue, Mar 26, 2013.

    Simon Birch - Online Manager Posts: 139 Staff

    This was a breaking news alert with links to the Fox40 coverage and Cosumnes Fire Department photos. Our follow-up story is here: http://www.lodinews.com/news/article_cf4536e2-e4e2-5987-8b00-8086a9e904ba.html

  • Robert Jacobs posted at 10:31 am on Tue, Mar 26, 2013.

    Robert Jacobs Posts: 298

    No mention of what the cause of this accident was? How old the driver was, where he came from, where he was going, was he tired? Goodness....

    You boys and girls running low on ink? LOL...



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